Head, Department of Security Studies and Criminology

Ref: 5517

Macquarie University

Sydney, Australia

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Role Managed by:

Mazin Almaimani

Research Associate

t: +61 (0) 2 8075 4605

e: Mazin.Almaimani@perrettlaver.com

Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: commensurate with experience

Closing Date: 31/01/2022

Faculty of Arts, Macquarie University

A place of pioneering minds that seeks to break free of conventions, Macquarie University is a distinctive, progressive and transformational institution designed to work in tandem with industry and strive for the extraordinary by challenging tradition and embracing different views.

An exciting opportunity exists to join the Faculty of Arts as a key member of the leadership team that will continue to build on the already strong reputation of the Faculty into the future. The Faculty of Arts is home to a passionate community of scholars committed to serving students and engaging the community through transformative education and world-leading research. Our interdisciplinary teaching and research seeks to stimulate positive change and address local, national and global challenges.

Head, Department of Security Studies and Criminology

One of Australia’s leading academic centres of teaching and research in applied security studies and criminology, the Department has a strong focus on research excellence, impact, student engagement and employability. The next Head of Department will bring a record of excellence in research and research leadership, and the ability to inspire collaboration and continued success across teaching and research into the future. Critical to success in this role will be the ability to develop and maintain links to industry, academic institutions and government.

Macquarie University will be supported in a global search for this appointment by the executive search firm Perrett Laver.

For a confidential discussion about the Head, Department of Security Studies and Criminology opportunity please contact: Mazin Almaimani at +61 2 8075 4605 or mazin.almaimani@perrettlaver.com.

The deadline for applications is 5.00pm AEDT 31st January 2022.